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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/15 - 4/19
The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
A man escaped Sudan's bloody civil war. His mysterious death in Missisippi has sparked suspicion
Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/15 - 4/19
The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
A man escaped Sudan's bloody civil war. His mysterious death in Missisippi has sparked suspicion
Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
NYSE:CDP

COPT Defense Properties (CDP) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$22.77
+0.23 (+1.02%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$22.55
$22.89
50-Day Range
$22.24
$24.72
52-Week Range
$21.73
$26.80
Volume
1.54 million shs
Average Volume
750,132 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.56 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
5.18%
Price Target
$26.86

COPT Defense Properties MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.57 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
17.9% Upside
$26.86 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.14% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.90mentions of COPT Defense Properties in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
4.40%
From $2.50 to $2.61 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.31 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

610th out of 840 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

120th out of 176 stocks

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About COPT Defense Properties Stock (NYSE:CDP)

COPT Defense, an S&P MidCap 400 Company, is a self-managed REIT focused on owning, operating and developing properties in locations proximate to, or sometimes containing, key U.S. Government (USG) defense installations and missions (referred to as its Defense/IT Portfolio). The Company's tenants include the USG and their defense contractors, who are primarily engaged in priority national security activities, and who generally require mission-critical and high security property enhancements. As of December 31, 2023, the Company's Defense/IT Portfolio of 190 properties, including 24 owned through unconsolidated joint ventures, encompassed 21.7 million square feet and was 97.2% leased.

CDP Stock Price History

CDP Stock News Headlines

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COPT Defense Properties: Slow And Steady Growth
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/17 Dividend
3/27/2024
Dividend Payable
4/17/2024
Today
4/20/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
4/25/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
410
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$26.86
High Stock Price Target
$28.00
Low Stock Price Target
$25.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+17.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.57
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-73,470,000.00
Pretax Margin
-10.73%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$684.98 million
Cash Flow
$0.75 per share
Book Value
$13.54 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
111,447,000
Market Cap
$2.56 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.93
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Stephen E. Budorick (Age 64)
    President, CEO & Trustee
    Comp: $2.22M
  • Mr. Anthony Mifsud (Age 60)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.21M
  • Mr. Britt A. Snider
    Executive VP & COO
  • Mr. Matthew T. Myers (Age 40)
    Senior VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Mr. Venkat Kommineni C.F.A.
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Mr. David L. Finch
    VP, General Counsel & Secretary
  • Ms. Sarah Blackwell Rowland
    Director of Human Resources
  • Mr. Dean A. Lopez
    Senior Vice President of Development & Construction
  • Mr. Frank W. Ziegler
    Senior Vice President of New Business & Development Government Services
  • Mr. William S. Barroll
    Managing SVP of Asset Management & Chief Business Officer

CDP Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell COPT Defense Properties stock right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for COPT Defense Properties in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" CDP shares.
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What is COPT Defense Properties' stock price target for 2024?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for COPT Defense Properties' shares. Their CDP share price targets range from $25.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $26.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have CDP shares performed in 2024?

COPT Defense Properties' stock was trading at $25.63 at the beginning of the year. Since then, CDP shares have decreased by 11.2% and is now trading at $22.77.
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Are investors shorting COPT Defense Properties?

COPT Defense Properties saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,520,000 shares, a drop of 7.1% from the March 15th total of 3,790,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 941,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.7 days. Approximately 3.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is COPT Defense Properties' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2024.
View our CDP earnings forecast
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How can I listen to COPT Defense Properties' earnings call?

COPT Defense Properties will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, April 26th at 12:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How often does COPT Defense Properties pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for COPT Defense Properties?

COPT Defense Properties declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.295 per share on Wednesday, April 17th. This represents a $1.18 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 27th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.29.
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Is COPT Defense Properties a good dividend stock?

COPT Defense Properties (NYSE:CDP) pays an annual dividend of $1.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.24%. CDP has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What ETFs hold COPT Defense Properties' stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of COPT Defense Properties (NYSE:CDP) stock in their portfolio include U.S. Diversified Real Estate ETF (PPTY).JPMorgan Realty Income ETF (JPRE).

What guidance has COPT Defense Properties issued on next quarter's earnings?

COPT Defense Properties issued an update on its first quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of 0.590-0.610 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 0.610. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

Who are COPT Defense Properties' major shareholders?

COPT Defense Properties' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Leeward Investments LLC MA (0.49%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.11%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), State of Michigan Retirement System (0.02%) and Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Lisa G Trimberger and Steven D Kesler.
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How do I buy shares of COPT Defense Properties?

Shares of CDP stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:CDP) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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